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Video: The Consolation Prize

Mike McClure sending the Consolation Prize in Castle Rock State Park, ID. The problem climbs Warpath until it’s crux V9/10 ending and continues left through the cave to finish on a V8 called The Smell.

New 1000m F8b in Arco, Italy

Jorg Verhoeven and David Lama have climbed a new 1000m free route close to Arco, Italy.

Happy reunion after hikers’ five-hour ordeal

Seymour and McPhee, who were ahead during the expedition, took a wrong turn and ended up losing track of the rest of the team.


National Bouldering League Finals 2010

This year’s national finals was held at the St Peters Bouldering Wall in Johannesburg on Saturday the 24th of April. This marked the first year that the finals are indoors as well as representation from almost every province.


Video: Carlo Traversi doing Jade.

Numerous seasons of effort and many failed attempts have now been resolved with Carlo nabbing the 6th ascent of Jade.


9a by Jakob Schubert

Jakob Schubert has done Hades, 9a in Nassereith.

Appeal by Salavat Rakhmetov for his daughter ZailaAppeal by Salavat Rakhmetov for his daughter Zaila

Following a serious accident to his daughter Zaila, the Russian climber Salavat Rakhmetov has launched an appeal to the entire climbing community.

Spanish climber accepts being 2nd woman to climb 14 highest peaks; questions SKorean rival

Spanish climber Edurne Pasaban conceded she is the second woman to scale the world’s 14 highest peaks but questioned whether the South Korean woman who holds the title actually completed the record.

Trotter Headpoints New Squamish 5.14

The Big Daddy Overhang (5.12b) in Squamish, British Columbia now has a Sugar Daddy thanks to Sonnie Trotter’s new all-gear variation, which clocks in at 5.14.


Mateusz Haladaj, 9a hattrick

Polish climber Mateusz Haladaj has repeated his third 9a, Martin Krpan at Misja Pec, Slovenia.